WASHINGTON D.C. (ABC 4 News) - A three-day whirl wind tour in the nation's capitol had the nation's heroes feeling like rock stars. Utah's first Honor Flight gave the state's WWII veterans a chance to memorials in Washington D.C. they've heard about, but never had the chance to see.
SALT LAKE CITY (ABC 4 Utah) - As protesters in Washington storm barricades at the World War II Memorial veterans in Utah are watching closely. A trip of a lifetime might be put on hold if lawmakers can't come to an agreement.
SALT LAKE CITY (ABC 4 News) - It's a way to give back to the veterans who've given so much. The Honor Flight flies World War II, Korean and Vietnam vets to Washington to see the war memorials-- free of charge. But now despite dozens of Utah vets already signed up to go, a lack of funds may keep those wheels on the ground.